Despite the protests of the Federation of European Film Directors (FERA), the European Commission is set to renew the five-year exemption from antitrust rules enjoyed by United International…
Oscar-nominated helmer Majid Majidi won his second Grand Prix of the Americas at the Montreal World Film Festival on Monday night, marking the first time in the fest's history that a filmmaker has…
Encore Media's WAM! kids channel will launch a stop-the-violence rallying cry on Sept. 12 in Littleton, Colo.
TV journo Greg Spring has been named director of development for King World Prods.
Continuing its longstanding relationship with Woody Allen, Cecchi Gori has acquired the Italian distribution rights to "Sweet and Lowdown," the filmmaker's current Venice Film Festival screener.
The CBS News glass slipper fits ... Jane Clayson. A correspondent for ABC's "World News Tonight," Clayson is expected to be named today as the co-host alongside Bryant Gumbel of CBS' revamped ayem…
Cash-strapped Unitel Video unexpectedly shuttered its television and film post-production arm Friday. The move eliminated nearly 100 jobs just one day after the company filed for bankruptcy…
As Cary Woods' Independent Pictures marks its official festival debut with two noncompetition pics in the Venice Film Festival, the Gotham banner is moving forward on its future slate, inking Sean…
Paramount Classics announced it has acquired North and Latin American rights to Patrice LeConte's "The Girl on the Bridge," although the actual deal was completed prior to the festival.
As AT&T grapples with regulators over cable ownership issues sparked by its agreement to buy MediaOne Group, Time Warner is trying to hide a smile that may lead to a stake in Cablevision Systems.
Media mogul Herbert Kloiber is reportedly in advanced talks with German entertainment group EM.TV to buy a 30% stake in his Telemunchen Group.